Gimantha Perera

Advisors: Dr. Julie Ivy and Dr. Karen Chen

Gimantha Perera is a Ph.D. student at the Edward P. Fitts Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering focusing on Health Systems Engineering and Human-Systems Engineering.

Research Interests

Gimantha Perera’s research focuses on the integration of new technology, systems, and policy to improve patient care processes, surgical safety, physician burnout, and healthcare information management. He specializes in the integration of smart applications and virtual reality tools in education initiatives in healthcare and beyond.


Expected Graduation2022 | Spring
MSIEMaster of Science in Industrial EngineeringNC State University2018
BSIEBachelor of Science in Industrial EngineeringNC State University2017

Gimantha Perera